Species and rpoB Genbank Acession No Predicted sizes of fragments (bp) after amplicon digestion with:
Mse I Nla IV
C. striatum AY492267 323-123 138-308
C. simulans AY492264 nr 138-308
C. ulcerans AY492271 nr nr
C. amycolatum AY492241 nr nr
C. minutissimum AY492235 nr 369-77
C. maginleyi AY492276 98-348 278-91-77
C. pseudotuberculosis AY492239 351-95 nr
C. glucuronolyticum AY492256, C. seminale AY492263 311-123 nr
C. imitans AY492259 nr nr
  No restriction sites for these enzymes were found in the rpoB sequences of the following Corynebacterium species: C. accolens AY492242, C. ammoniagenes AY492243, C. argentoratense AY492249, C. aurimucosum AY492282, C. auris AY492234, C. auriscanis AY492244, C. bovis AY492236, C. camporealensis AY492246, C. capitovis AY492247, C. casei EU616817, C. confusum AY492248, C. coyleae AY492250, C. diphtheriae AY492230, C. durum AY492252, C. efficiens AP005215, C. falsenii AY492253, C. felinum AY492254, C. flavescens AY492255, C. freneyi AY492237, C. genitalium EU616818, C. jeikeium AY492231, C. lipophiloflavum AY492260, C. mastitidis AY492281, C. matruchotii AY492238, C. mucifaciens AY492261, C. mycetoides AY492262, C. phocae AY492277,  C. propinquum AY492279, C. pseudodiphtheriticum AY492232, C. pseudogenitalium AY581868, C. pyruviciproducens FJ899747, C. riegelii AY492278, C. singulare AY492280, C. spheniscorum AY492283, C. sundsvallense AY492268, C. terpenotabidum AY492269, C. testudinoris AY492284, C. thomssenii AY492270, C. tuberculostearicum AY581869, C. urealyticum AY492275, C. ureicelerivorans FJ392022/ FJ392020/ FJ392018/ FJ392029/FJ392021, C. variabile AY492272, C. xerosis AY492233
Table 1: Predicted MseI and NlaIV restriction fragments of the rpoB amplicon in different Corynebacterium species using the REBASE program.